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    Promoting creativity in The Traveller community

    We love hearing about all the wonderful work our advisers do on a daily basis to promote Arts based learning. This week we are looking at how the Arts Award qualification can be delivered outside main...

    Parallels between the Gatsby Benchmarks and Arts Award

    In December 2017, the UK Government laid out its’ careers strategy, a plan to raise standards around career guidance in England. A key pillar of the strategy was embedding the Gatsby Career Benchmarks...

    Author: Alan Lynch

    Date: 03 Sep 2018

    Providing creative opportunities with Gold

    The latest statistics on the number of teenagers pursuing an Arts based education have raised concerns about potential knock-on effects this might have on the creative industries. This is not a new co...

    Author: Catherine Sercombe

    Date: 28 Aug 2018

    How Arts Award supports apprenticeships

    The academic year might have come to an end but summer represents an opportunity to build up extra-curricular activities. Apprenticeships are a great way for young people to get practical life experie...

    Author: Alan Lynch

    Date: 20 Aug 2018

    Top five tips for delivering Arts Award Discover to whole classes

    Good Practice Centre (2017-18) Resonate recently delivered Arts Award Discover as a whole class musical instrument programme – Lesley Davies, Resonate Exams Co-ordinator, Strings Teacher and Arts Awar...

    Author: Guest Writer

    Date: 13 Aug 2018

    Mischief Makers, Summer Reading Challenge 2018 and Discover Arts Award

    We’re happy to be working with The Reading Agency again this year on the Mischief Makers, Summer Reading Challenge 2018. This will be the sixth year we have worked together to support children who wan...

    Author: Layne Harrod

    Date: 08 Aug 2018

    The importance of Arts Award Supporters

    Arts Award Supporter is a free scheme for arts organisations to reach young people, teachers and Arts Award advisers. Arts Award Associate Jen Farrant explains why this matters and how the scheme work...

    Author: Jen Farrant

    Date: 06 Aug 2018

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